During a switch to EMR, you may want to notify your patients about security of their electronic medical records. A recent survey conducted by the Xerox company shows that many people are concerned about stolen, lost or damaged medical information.
According to Business Wire, patients concerns include:
If you’re using an EMR already, it’s wise to reassure your patients about security of their records. It may help to explain how paper records have their own security disadvantages: they can be damaged, lost or stolen more easily than electronic information.